Skip to main content

Fairy Princess

Movies Preview

movies
Fairy Princess


Published 1956


Restored to its original glory by the National Film Preservation Foundation back in 2005, this little Christmas film is one of our holiday favorites. Margaret Conneely (Chicago amateur filmmaker & CFA Collection namesake) frames stop-motion animation and trick photography with live action footage to fuel her very own Christmas fairy tale.

FAIRY PRINCESS (1956) was Margaret Conneely's most successful amateur film, winning a slew of local awards, and being named one of the Photographic Society of America's 'Ten Best films of 1956.' Conneely's film was also awarded the PSA's 'Harris B. Tuttle Trophy'; named after Eastman Kodak's innovator of the 16mm format, this trophy was awarded annually for the best amateur storytelling film on a family theme.

Chicago Film Archives holds the copyright for the films created by the Margaret Conneely.


Run time 7 minutes 16 seconds
Producer Margaret Conneely
Audio/Visual sound, color
Language English

comment
Reviews

There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review.
info Stream Only
Uploaded by
ChicagoFilmArchives
on 12/1/2011
Views
813
Favorites
3
SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata)
eye
Title
Date Archived
Creator
Chicago Film Archives
by Margaret Conneely
movies
eye 446
favorite 1
comment 0
Chicago Film Archives
by Margaret Conneely
movies
eye 647
favorite 6
comment 0
Chicago Film Archives
movies
eye 626
favorite 1
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Chicago Film Archives
by May Pietz
movies
eye 230
favorite 0
comment 0
Chicago Film Archives
movies
eye 474
favorite 1
comment 0
Chicago Film Archives
by Australian National Travel Association
movies
eye 1,033
favorite 0
comment 0
Chicago Film Archives
movies
eye 505
favorite 1
comment 0
Chicago Film Archives
by Unknown
movies
eye 791
favorite 1
comment 0
Chicago Film Archives
by Quaker Oats Company
movies
eye 317
favorite 1
comment 0
Chicago Film Archives
movies
eye 734
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )